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Baggage Allowance and Additional Service Baggage Allowance and Additional Service
Published   2018-12-21

Baggage Allowance and Additional Service

1. Unchecked Baggage

1. Each passenger (other than infant) may carry the following amount of baggage with them. Before you begin your journey, please check all the information relating to the amount of carried-on baggage allowance and what articles can be carried on board.

Note: Carried on items exceeding the above-mentioned weight, number or size limits shall be checked as checked baggage.

Flight Type

Cabin

Limit on Number of Bags

Limit Weight (for Each Baggage)

Size of carried-on article

Domestic flight

First Class

2

10KG

baggage3Height≤55CM(21.6 inches)

Length≤40CM(15.8 inches)

Width≤20CM(7.9 inches)

Business Class

1

Economy Class

1

International or regional flight 

First Class

2

10KG

baggage3Height≤56CM(22.0 inches)     

Length≤45CM(17.7 inches)    

Width≤25CM(9.8 inches)     

Length+Width+Height≤115CM(45 inches)

Business Class

1

Economy Class


  

2. In addition to the afore-mentioned baggage allowance, passengers who carry an infant may carry the following articles free of charge: 

(1) The essentials for an infant during the journey, such as food and diapers.

(2) A collapsible lightweight stroller which can be put on the baggage rack of the cabin.

2. In addition to the afore-mentioned baggage allowance, passengers who carry an infant may carry the following articles free of charge: 

(1) The essentials for an infant during the journey, such as food and diapers.

(2) A collapsible lightweight stroller which can be put on the baggage rack of the cabin.

(3) A cradle or fastening system to an infant (used in case of occupying a seat).

 

Note: The security check department of the airport may adjust the restriction on carried on articles based on the security conditions. Please be cooperative. 

3. Disabled passengers may carry auxiliary devices on board (including but not limited to the following articles):

(1) Auxiliary devices for disabled passengers, including but not limited to: cane, crutch, artificial limb, walking aid, or collapsible wheelchair. Only China-US routes allow regular collapsible or the manually assembled wheelchairs for adults to be carried on board. Only one wheelchair is allowed for each flight. The total dimensions of such wheelchair (without removing rollers or any parts) shall not exceed 33×91×106 cm/13×36×42 inches. 

(2) Service dog

(3) Tactile stick, visual aid, glasses for the blind, guide dog

(4) Hearing aid, hearing dog 

4. Liquid articles

A. On domestic flights

(1) Passengers on domestic flights are not allowed to carry any liquid articles. However, such articles can be checked, provided that their packaging satisfies related regulations for civil aviation transport. 

(2) Passengers may carry a small amount of cosmetics for their own use during the journey. Only one item for each type of cosmetics can be carried on board, which shall not exceed 100 ml in volume, and shall be packed independently and be inspected by open the bottle.

(3) International passengers who stop or transit at any domestic airports of China may carry on board tax-free liquid articles that they carried with them into China only if such articles are put into the transparent plastic bag which is intact and sealed, with shopping proof, and subject to the security check. 

(4) Passengers who carry an infant may apply to the airline during the purchase of ticket for the airline to supply liquid dairy products on board. Essential articles needed by diabetic patients or other patients shall be handed over to the crew members for keeping after safety inspection is performed. 

B. On international and regional flights 

(1) For passengers on an international or regional flight departing from airports in China's, each of the carried-on liquid articles shall not exceed 100 ml in volume. Where the volume exceeds 100 ml, such item shall not be allowed to carry even if the container is not fully filled, and shall be checked in. 

Any container containing liquid articles shall be put into a transparent, re-sealable plastic bag with a maximum volume of 1 L. Each passenger can bring only one such transparent plastic bag for each journey. Excess bags shall be checked in. Each transparent plastic bag containing liquid articles shall receive separate safety inspection. 

(2) Items purchased at tax-free shops in the passenger terminal or on the flight shall be put into sealed transparent plastic bags, and which shall not be opened without permission. Passengers shall keep the shopping proof for inspection. 

(3) Passengers traveling with an infant may carry liquid dairy products, and diabetic patient or other patients may carry with necessary liquid medicines, provided that they are subject to safety check and carried in moderate amount. 

2. Checked Baggage

Each piece of your checked baggage for international (regional) flights shall not exceed 32 kg. For Northern America flights (except for Canada), the limit is extended to 45 kg. The sum of the length, width and height of the baggage shall not exceed 203 cm.

It's important to note that there are separate fees for each limitation you exceed: size, weight and quantity. For example, if an extra piece of baggage exceeds the weight and size limits. It will be subject to three fees: one for the extra bag, one for exceeding the weight limit and one for exceeding size restriction. Fees will be charge for each additional bag per way. 

You’ll be required to repack your baggage if it exceed the limitation.

l   Free checked baggage allowance (domestic flights and regional flights operated by China Eastern Airlines) under the weight concept 

Cabin

Free Checked Baggage

Size limit

First Class

W≤40KG(88 pounds)

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A×B×C≤158CM(62 inches).

Business Class

W≤30KG(66 pounds)

Super Economy/Economy Class

W≤20KG(44 pounds)

Infant ticket

1 fully collapsible lightweight stroller

 

 l  Free checked baggage allowance (domestic flights and regional flights operated by China Eastern Airlines) under the piece concept  

I.        Europe, Australia, Japan

Cabin

Quantity

Weight Limit (for Each Bag)

Size limited

First Class(Adult/Child)

3

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

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A+B+C≤158CM(62inches)

Business Class/Luxury Business Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds))

Premium Economy/Economy Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

Note: XI’An- Okinawa Checked luggage is 1 piece ≤23KG per 1 person. 

*From China to Thailand, depending on your ticket issuance day On/before 24 Dec 2018, your checked baggage allowance is based on the weight or piece concept will be indicated on your ticket.

* Please be informed that with effective on/before 22nd March 2019 (based on date of issuance), our free checked baggage allowance policy will be based on the weight or piece concept for certain routing between China and Southeast Asia, South Asia and Middle East. Your free baggage allowance will be indicated on your ticket. 

II.       Thailand

Date of issuance On/After 24 Dec 2018

Cabin

Quantity

Weight Limit (for Each Bag)

Size limited

First Class(Adult/Child)

3

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

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A+B+C≤158CM(62 inches)

Luxury Business Class /Business Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

Premium Economy(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

Economy Class(Adult/Child)

1

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

Basic Economy Class (Adult/Child)

0

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III.      Malaysia

Date of issuance On/After 27Dec 2018

Cabin Class

Quantity

Weight Limit (for Each Bag)

Size limited

First Class

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

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A+B+C≤158CM (62 inches)

Luxury Business Class /Business Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

Premium Economy

Class (Adult/Child)

2

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

Economy Class (Adult/Child)

1

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

Basic Economy Class (Adult/Child)

0

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IV.     China and Southeast Asia, South Asia and Middle East

 

Date of issuance On/After 21Mar 2019

 

Cabin Class

Quantity

Weight Limit (for Each Bag)

Size limit

First Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG

 

Luxury Business Class/ Business Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG

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A+B+C≤158CM (62 inches)

Premium Economy

Class/Flexible Economy Class(Adult/Child)

2

W ≤23KG

Economy Class(Adult/Child)

1

W≤23KG

Basic Economy Class(Adult/Child)

0

0

Infant(Without seat)

1 piece + 1 piece baby stroller

The sum of three dimensions (Length + Width + Height) of each piece
for checked baggage should not exceed 115 cm.

Excess Baggage charges

Excess

Charges(CNY)

Weight

Size Limit

The sum of three dimensions
(Length + Width + Height) of each piece for checked baggage

 

 

Over Size

 

CNY1000

≤23KG

158cm~203cm

 

CNY2000

≤23KG

>203 cm (subject to approval from MU)

Over Weight

CNY1000

23-32KG

(Included)

≤158CM

Extra Piece

CNY1000             1st Extra piece

≤23KG

≤158CM

CNY2000

2nd Extra piece

≤23KG

≤158CM

Remark: If oversize baggage, over weight baggage and extra piece of baggage are involved, the charges for these different types of baggage will be calculated accumulatively.  

 

I.        North America Routes (United States, Canada)

Cabin Class

Quantity

Weight Limit (for Each Bag)

Size limited

First class (Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

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A+B+C≤158CM(62inches)

Business Class/Luxury Business Class (Adult/Child)

2

W ≤32KG(70 pounds)

Premium Economy class/ Economy class (Adult/Child)

2

W ≤23KG(50 pounds)

  

Excess Baggage charges

Excess

Charges(CNY)

Weight

Size Limit

The sum of three dimensions
(Length + Width + Height) of each piece for checked baggage

 

 

Over Size-United States:

 

USD 165

≤23KG

158cm~203cm

 

USD 445

≤23KG

>203 cm (subject to approval from MU)

 

Over Weight

United States:

USD 165

23-32KG

(Included)

≤158CM

USD 445

32-45KG

(Included)

≤158CM

Over Weight

Canada:

CAD 200

23-32KG

(Included)

≤158CM

The maximum weight of any piece of checked baggage should not exceed 70 lbs. (32 KG)”

Extra Piece

USD 165          1st Extra piece

≤23KG

(Included)

≤158CM

Progressive rate on oversized / overweight / additional pieces of checked baggage.

 

3. About “Priority seats” Fees

“Priority seats” refers to preferred seats on China Eastern Airlines routes in designated areas paid for through authorized China Eastern Airlines channels.

Passengers may select their priority seats once they have paid for a more comfortable and spacious in-flight experience.

Applicable seats and prices:

Airline

Priority seats

Price

Long flights to or from Europe, America, and Australia

Priority seats in the first row of the economy section and emergency exit seats

From USD 80

Priority seats for Economy seats rows 34 to 40

From USD 20

Priority seats for Economy seats rows 62 to 65

From USD 10

Southeast Asia, Japan, and Korea routes

Priority seats in the first row of the economy section and emergency exit seats

From USD 30

Hong Kong/Macao/Taiwan routes

Priority seats in the first row of the economy section and emergency exit seats

From USD 20

 

*Note: Prices are published on-site for each sales channel and may vary for different sales

channels.